Notice of Public Consultation Centre: Hastings Trent River Bridge

NOTICE OF PUBLIC CONSULTATION CENTRE CLASS ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT FOR THE REHABILITATION OF THE HASTINGS TRENT RIVER BRIDGE

The County of Northumberland is undertaking a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment for the rehabilitation of the Hastings Trent River Bridge, located on Bridge Street over the Trent River in the Village of Hastings, in the Municipality of Trent Hills. As part of the Environmental Assessment process, options for the bridge rehabilitation will be reviewed to determine the preferred solution.

Map showing location of Hastings Bridge

The project is being initiated in accordance with the latest edition of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Manual issued by the Municipal Engineers Association. The Municipal Class Environmental Assessment process applies to municipal infrastructure projects including road and bridge works. This project is proceeding as a Schedule ‘B’ undertaking in accordance with the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Manual.

A Public Consultation Centre is being held to provide information on the alternative solutions, and to receive input and comments from interested persons. Public comments are encouraged.

PUBLIC CONSULTATION CENTRE
Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019
Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Hastings Civic Centre
6 Albert Street East, Hastings, ON

The Public Consultation Centre will consist of a drop-in type format with displays showing the evaluation of alternatives. Staff from the County and the project lead consultant will be on hand to answer any questions.

All information/comments received will be subject to the disclosure requirements of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. R.S.O. 1990. With the exception of personal information, all comments will become part of the public record. We welcome any suggestions you may have about this project.

Subject to comments received and the receipt of necessary approvals, the County intends to proceed with the planning, design, and construction of this project. If you are interested in receiving further information on this project, please contact the following individuals:

ENGINEER

Matt MacDonald, P.Eng
Project Manager
Jewell Engineering Inc.
1 – 71 Millennium Parkway
Belleville, ON
K8N 4Z5
Telephone: (613) 969-1111
Fax: (613) 969-8988

OWNER

Brunilda Tena
Project Coordinator
Transportation, Waste and Facilities
Northumberland County
555 Courthouse Road
Cobourg, ON
K9A 5J6
Telephone: (905) 372-3329 ext. 2355
Fax: (905) 372-1696
Email

This Notice issued September 12, 2019.